Yingluck Shinawatra said that the peace process is necessary and time is a vital factor in paving the way towards improving the situation in the deep south. The dialogue will at least help authorities tackle the problem. Thailand’s southern provinces, Yala, Pattani and Narathiwat, has been troubled with the attempts by militants at a high cost […]
Yingluck, the Prime Minister of Thailand, witnessed the signing of an Memorandum of Understanding on renewable energy between the Department of Energy and the Department of Defense. On another note, to strengthen electricity security, Thailand aims to develop an ASEAN power grid to link transmission systems among Southeast Asian countries, as reported by the deputy governor at […]
Yingluck Shinawatra attended a dinner event and delivered a keynote speech at the Forbes Forum on Asia’s Power Business Women recently. For news of UN and Thailand’s Human Rights Partnership for Women.
Buddhist and Muslim leaders from five provinces paid a courtesy call to Thailand’s Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra.
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra met with Thailand’s Preah Vihear legal team.
Yaowapa Wongsawat, sister of Thailand’s Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, scored a landslide victory in Sunday’s by-election for MP of Chiang Mai city, running under the tickets of the ruling Puea Thai Party and defeating a woman arch-rival from the opposition Democrat Party. According to officials of the Election Commission based in the Thai northern city, Yaowapa, won […]
Thailand’s stock market, already one of the best-performing in the world, has added 9.9 percent so far this year. The country’s economy grew 6.4 percent in 2012, driven by abundant natural resources, strong exports and a burgeoning middle class.
Bahrain and Thailand yesterday pledged to promote bilateral relations and co-operation. This came as His Majesty King Hamad received Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra at his residence in Bangkok. The leaders discussed ways of bolstering GCC-Asean relations in economic and trade sectors, as well as in food security and energy. The King hosted a lunch […]
Deputy government spokesperson Sunisa Lertpakawat said that the Government of Thailand is determined to defend Thailand’s sovereignty in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to ensure that Cambodia will not be allowed to register the 4.6-sq km of land around Preah Vihear temple as a World Heritage site. It was also reported in the Bangkok Post: […]
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra welcomed the King of Bahrain, His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, during his official visit to Thailand.
Thailand’s Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, met with the people at a temple. Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep is a Theravada Buddhist temple in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The original founding of the temple remains a legend and there are a few varied versions. The temple is said to have been founded in 1383 when the first chedi was built. Over time, the temple has expanded, […]
Yingluck Shinawatra visiting Wat Phra Singh Woramahaviharn (Buddhist temple) in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand. Wat Phra Singh is located in the western part of the old city centre of Chiang Mai, which is contained within the city walls and moat. The main entrance, which is guarded by Singhs (lions), is situated at the end of the main street (Rachadamnoen road) of […]
Recently Democrat politician, Korn Chatikavanji, went to Hong Kong with his wife. Apparently for tea. He was sighted at a hotel in which former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra was staying. There was a denial of a meeting between Korn, his wife and Thaksin but it is strange that the Abhisit’s right hand man was […]
More pixs of well wishes in conjunction with the yearly festival called Songkran. Happy Songkran everyone! 🙂
Thailand’s national anti-graft body said it had found no irregularities in an asset disclosure by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, effectively removing any question that she might have to step down. “The National Anti-Corruption Commission has found no discrepancies in its initial investigations into these allegations but we will keep evidence as background for any future […]
Songkran is a term derived from the Sanskrit. It coincides with the New Year of many calendars of South and Southeast Asia. The office of Thai Prime Minister celebrated a quiet pre-Songkran among the staff.
Former Thai Prime Minister, Thaksin Shinawatra, spoke live via satellite to the supporters and defenders of democracy. The rally was held in conjunction with the anniversary of the Bangkok Crackdown in 2010, in which former Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva sanctioned the shooting of Red Shirt demonstrators. The crackdown resulted in over 95 people killed and […]
Thailand Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra received distinguished guests from the US – ASEAN Business Council and the United States Ambassador to the Kingdom of Thailand, Her Excellency, Kristie Kenney. The US-ASEAN Business Council is the premiere advocacy organization for U.S. corporations operating within the dynamic Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). ASEAN represents nearly 600 […]
Maintenance of Myanmar’s Yanada platform which supplies natural gas for power production to Thailand will be finished earlier than scheduled, according to a deputy governor of the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT). Thana Putarungsi said as of Monday, the repairs were 46 per cent complete while it was originally set at 44 per cent. […]
Thailand and Laos have expressed readiness to take part in the 2nd Joint Cabinet Retreat in mid-May. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, on Tuesday, welcomed Mrs. Pany Yathotou, President of Laos’ National Assembly, who was on an official visit to the country as the guest of the Thai Parliament. PM Yingluck has noted the growing and […]